So wait… what was all that ear piece business about Beyoncé!?!!
And yes, it is normal for musicians to pre-record something for SUCH a momentous televised occasion, but isn't it kind of a shame that she acted as if she were singing in real time?!
Why the pageantry?!
Kristin DuBois, a rep for the United States Marine Band who backed Mz Bey, explains: